Recognized by Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2017 as the top university in Asia, HKUST has developed a distinctive East-West global profile through strategic partnerships, academic agreements, research collaborations, internationalization of students and faculty, and overseas alumni connections.
Alongside our overseas connections, HKUST is actively pursuing and facilitating mutually beneficial collaborations with leading Mainland China universities, institutions and corporations.
HKUST uses its expertise to share insights at world forums, partner top universities on education and research programs, and work together on knowledge transfer and applications with multinational companies.
The life-changing experience of going on exchange enables students to immerse themselves in another culture, broadening their perspectives on life and helping them to develop into aware young leaders with global vision. HKUST’s student exchange program is among the most comprehensive in Asia, encompassing 200 partner universities and expending across four continents.
HKUST is moving rapidly ahead with a range of innovative partnerships with major universities overseas and in Mainland China, leading to the development of cutting-edge education and research programs in business, engineering, science, humanities and social science. An exciting range of overseas internships, service learning projects, study tours, language programs, and training programs in Mainland China also extend students’ vision and independence.
By drawing students from all over the globe, HKUST’s lively, internationalized campus and dynamic student experience provide a unique way to achieve academic excellence and individual potential.
With significant number of alumni residing in over 100 countries/cities around the world, the HKUST alumni network operates in virtually every industry and stretches across the entire world. Check out where our alumni are based!